The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 32 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 562 556 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.73% 6.28% 7.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.61% 8.62% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 342 299
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £144.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +4.47%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7382 6452 5457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.32% 72.86% 71.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4060 3447 2670
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 264 306
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £49.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire 0 140 £385 -7.22% 20
Buckinghamshire +11 98 £400 +6.66% 14
Hampshire -11 94 £375 -7.40% 29
Surrey -11 82 £398 -3.34% 19
Oxfordshire 0 67 £413 +6.45% 13
West Sussex -18 30 £413 +8.55% 6
East Sussex -4 20 £456 +14.06% 1
Kent -4 16 £430 +11.32% 3
Middlesex +3 7 £463 +15.26% 3
Sussex +4 4 £475 -
M4 Corridor 0 2 £390 -22.00%
Home Counties - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 607 (54.44%) Project Management
2 316 (28.34%) Finance
3 250 (22.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 244 (21.88%) ITIL
5 212 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
6 194 (17.40%) PMI Certification
7 185 (16.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 183 (16.41%) MS Project
9 172 (15.43%) Microsoft
10 167 (14.98%) Telecoms
11 142 (12.74%) MS Excel
12 140 (12.56%) Security Cleared
13 133 (11.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 124 (11.12%) PMP
15 116 (10.40%) Change Management
15 116 (10.40%) SC Cleared
16 112 (10.04%) MS Office
17 104 (9.33%) Risk Management
18 100 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
19 92 (8.25%) Degree
20 88 (7.89%) Programme Management
21 82 (7.35%) Project Planning
22 79 (7.09%) PRINCE
22 79 (7.09%) PMI
23 74 (6.64%) SharePoint
24 71 (6.37%) Migration
25 69 (6.19%) Service Delivery
26 68 (6.10%) MS Visio
26 68 (6.10%) Windows
27 67 (6.01%) Change Control

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 74 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 10 (0.90%) MS Project Server
2 10 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (0.72%) MS Exchange
4 7 (0.63%) CMS
4 7 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 7 (0.63%) Lync
5 5 (0.45%) IIS
6 3 (0.27%) Drupal
6 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.18%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.090%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.090%) Apache
8 1 (0.090%) SAS
8 1 (0.090%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.090%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.090%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 183 (16.41%) MS Project
2 142 (12.74%) MS Excel
3 112 (10.04%) MS Office
4 68 (6.10%) MS Visio
5 45 (4.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.27%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.090%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.090%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.090%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.72%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (0.36%) assyst
4 4 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.18%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.090%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.090%) Agresso
7 1 (0.090%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.090%) HFM
7 1 (0.090%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.08%) SaaS
2 4 (0.36%) IaaS
3 3 (0.27%) PaaS
3 3 (0.27%) Office 365
4 1 (0.090%) Yammer
4 1 (0.090%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.68%) Firewall
2 31 (2.78%) WAN
3 30 (2.69%) 3G
4 26 (2.33%) LAN
5 20 (1.79%) 4G
5 20 (1.79%) Radio Access Network
6 18 (1.61%) MPLS
7 17 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
8 16 (1.43%) Internet
9 14 (1.26%) 2G
10 13 (1.17%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (1.17%) VPN
10 13 (1.17%) Broadband
11 12 (1.08%) Wireless
12 11 (0.99%) BGP
12 11 (0.99%) LTE
12 11 (0.99%) VoIP
13 10 (0.90%) Ethernet
13 10 (0.90%) Network Security
13 10 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (0.72%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (0.36%) QlikView
6 4 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.18%) DB2
8 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.18%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.18%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (0.45%) Selenium
2 4 (0.36%) StarTeam
3 3 (0.27%) JIRA
4 1 (0.090%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.090%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.090%) UltraEdit
4 1 (0.090%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.090%) ERwin
4 1 (0.090%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.090%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.090%) Rational Rose
General
1 316 (28.34%) Finance
2 167 (14.98%) Telecoms
3 51 (4.57%) Retail
4 29 (2.60%) Publishing
4 29 (2.60%) Banking
5 25 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 25 (2.24%) Automotive
6 24 (2.15%) Marketing
7 22 (1.97%) Billing
8 14 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (0.99%) Advertising
10 10 (0.90%) Legal
10 10 (0.90%) Electronics
11 7 (0.63%) Back Office
12 5 (0.45%) Local Government
12 5 (0.45%) German Language
13 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.36%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.27%) Law
15 1 (0.090%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 596 (53.45%) Project Manager
2 146 (13.09%) Analyst
3 87 (7.80%) Business Analyst
4 59 (5.29%) IT Project Manager
5 54 (4.84%) Programme Manager
6 50 (4.48%) Coordinator
7 48 (4.30%) Infrastructure Manager
8 45 (4.04%) Technical Manager
9 44 (3.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 44 (3.95%) Senior Manager
10 42 (3.77%) Senior Project Manager
11 38 (3.41%) Delivery Manager
12 36 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 34 (3.05%) Consultant
14 31 (2.78%) Project Coordinator
15 27 (2.42%) Technical Project Manager
16 26 (2.33%) Service Manager
16 26 (2.33%) Agile Project Manager
17 25 (2.24%) Security Consultant
18 24 (2.15%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.81%) Middleware
2 8 (0.72%) .NET
3 3 (0.27%) J2EE
3 3 (0.27%) HTML
4 2 (0.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.18%) SOAP
4 2 (0.18%) XML
4 2 (0.18%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.090%) jQuery
5 1 (0.090%) Mason
5 1 (0.090%) OC4J
5 1 (0.090%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.090%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.090%) HTML5
5 1 (0.090%) CSS3
5 1 (0.090%) Flash
5 1 (0.090%) EDI
5 1 (0.090%) Struts
5 1 (0.090%) Web Services
5 1 (0.090%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 100 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (7.09%) PMI
3 34 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 27 (2.42%) NHS
5 16 (1.43%) Smart Meter
6 15 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.08%) E-Learning
9 11 (0.99%) User Experience
10 8 (0.72%) DTV
10 8 (0.72%) CMDB
11 7 (0.63%) FMCG
12 5 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.36%) Credit Risk
13 4 (0.36%) Freedom of Information
13 4 (0.36%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.36%) New Media
14 3 (0.27%) GIS
14 3 (0.27%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.27%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 68 (6.10%) Windows
2 27 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (2.24%) Linux
4 12 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
5 11 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (0.99%) Windows 7
6 8 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.36%) UNIX
8 4 (0.36%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.18%) Android
10 1 (0.090%) AIX
10 1 (0.090%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.090%) NetWare
10 1 (0.090%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.090%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 607 (54.44%) Project Management
2 250 (22.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 244 (21.88%) ITIL
4 212 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (10.40%) Change Management
6 104 (9.33%) Risk Management
7 88 (7.89%) Programme Management
8 82 (7.35%) Project Planning
9 79 (7.09%) PRINCE
10 71 (6.37%) Migration
11 69 (6.19%) Service Delivery
12 67 (6.01%) Change Control
13 62 (5.56%) Waterfall
14 53 (4.75%) Scrum
15 52 (4.66%) Business Analysis
16 50 (4.48%) Supplier Management
17 49 (4.39%) CRM
18 44 (3.95%) E-Commerce
18 44 (3.95%) Service Management
19 39 (3.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 36 (3.23%) SQL
2 20 (1.79%) C
3 3 (0.27%) Java
3 3 (0.27%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.18%) PHP
4 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.18%) C#
5 1 (0.090%) COBOL
5 1 (0.090%) VB
5 1 (0.090%) VBA
5 1 (0.090%) Uniface
5 1 (0.090%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 194 (17.40%) PMI Certification
2 185 (16.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 140 (12.56%) Security Cleared
4 133 (11.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 124 (11.12%) PMP
6 116 (10.40%) SC Cleared
7 92 (8.25%) Degree
8 46 (4.13%) CISSP
9 43 (3.86%) CISM
10 34 (3.05%) CRISC
11 32 (2.87%) DV Cleared
12 30 (2.69%) ISEB
13 29 (2.60%) APMP
14 23 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (1.35%) VCP4
16 14 (1.26%) HND
17 13 (1.17%) HNC
18 12 (1.08%) ISTQB
19 11 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
20 9 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 43 (3.86%) QA
2 29 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 25 (2.24%) SLA
4 11 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.54%) P3O
6 5 (0.45%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.36%) GAMP
7 4 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.18%) GxP
8 2 (0.18%) GMP
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.090%) COBIT
9 1 (0.090%) BS15000
9 1 (0.090%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 33 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.45%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (0.18%) XenApp
5 1 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.090%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.090%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.090%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.090%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.90%) OVSD
2 10 (0.90%) SCCM
3 9 (0.81%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.36%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (0.36%) WMI
5 3 (0.27%) Netcool
6 2 (0.18%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.090%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.090%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.090%) OPNET
7 1 (0.090%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 172 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 57 (5.11%) SAP
3 49 (4.39%) Oracle
4 43 (3.86%) Cisco
5 25 (2.24%) HP
5 25 (2.24%) VMware
6 22 (1.97%) CheckPoint
7 17 (1.52%) Citrix
8 12 (1.08%) F5
9 11 (0.99%) Red Hat
10 10 (0.90%) Amdocs
11 9 (0.81%) Business Objects
12 7 (0.63%) Remedy
13 5 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.45%) NetApp
13 5 (0.45%) Ericsson
14 4 (0.36%) Hyperion
14 4 (0.36%) EMC
14 4 (0.36%) Primavera
14 4 (0.36%) Kaspersky
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £430 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £1 per annum + Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
BPXNet
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Weybridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 per day + Overtime
Posted: 11 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago